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GALBRAITH (Soundex G416) — See also BRAITHWAITE, CALBRAITH, GALBO, GALBREATH, GALBRECHT, GALBRETH, GALBRISH, GILBART, GILBERT, GILBERTA, GILBREATH, GUILBERT, MCELRAITH, STALBRAND.

  GALBRAITH: See also George M. Clark — Alexander Dunnett — Andrew Galbraith Miller — Henry Galbraith Ward — Jesse Arthur Younger
  Galbraith, A. T. — of Flora, Clay County, Ill. Postmaster at Flora, Ill., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, Anna — of Lewistown, Lewis County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Lewis County Democratic Party, 1949. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, Bertram (b. 1895) — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Born in Erie, Erie County, Pa., November 4, 1895. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; Foreign Service officer. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, Mrs. Carl B. See Mary Jane Moore Galbraith
  Galbraith, Carl Bennett (1903-1972) — also known as Carl B. Galbraith — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Charleroi, Washington County, Pa., July 26, 1903. Democrat. Lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1935-36; appointed 1935; member of West Virginia state senate 1st District, 1937-38; appointed 1937; defeated, 1938; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1952 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Methodist. Member, American Bar Association. Died in March, 1972 (age 68 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, February 14, 1941, to Mary Jane Moore (1908-?).
  Galbraith, Clinton Alexander (b. 1860) — of Oklahoma; Hilo, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii County, Hawaii. Born in Hartsville, Bartholomew County, Ind., March 6, 1860. Democrat. Lawyer; Oklahoma territory attorney general, 1893-97; justice of Hawaii territorial supreme court, 1900-01. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph William Galbraith and Elizabeth Galbraith; married, December 22, 1886, to Nora J. Harman.
  Galbraith, David D. — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 115th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Galbraith, Dennis — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 27th District, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Galbraith, Dennis L. — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. Human Rights candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 22nd District, 1976; Human Rights candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Galbraith, Evan Griffith (1928-2008) — Born in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, July 2, 1928. Republican. U.S. Ambassador to France, 1981-85. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; Skull and Bones. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., January 21, 2008 (age 79 years, 203 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Galbraith, F. I. — of Sunman, Ripley County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, Francis Joseph (1913-1986) — also known as Francis J. Galbraith — of South Dakota; Washington, D.C. Born in Timber Lake, Dewey County, S.Dak., December 9, 1913. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Hamburg, 1946-48; Batavia, 1949-50; U.S. Consul in Medan, 1955-56; U.S. Ambassador to Singapore, 1966-69; Indonesia, 1969-74. Member, American Academy of Political and Social Science. Died in 1986 (age about 72 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Martha Townsley Fisher.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Galbraith, Franklin B. (1839-1903) — of Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich. Born in 1839. Member of Michigan state senate 14th District, 1889-90. Died in Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich., 1903 (age about 64 years). Interment somewhere in Pontiac, Mich.
  Galbraith, Gatewood — of Kentucky. Candidate for Governor of Kentucky, 1991 (Democratic primary), 1995 (Democratic primary), 1999 (Independent); candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 6th District, 2000 (Reform), 2002 (Independent). Still living as of 2002.
  Galbraith, Glen — of Dennison, Tuscarawas County, Ohio. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Dennison, Ohio, 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, Gregg See J. Gregg Galbraith
  Galbraith, Hugh — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County 1st District, 1900-01. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, Isaac M. — of Cedar County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Cedar County, 1903-06. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, J. D. — of California. Member of California state assembly 18th District, 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, J. Gregg — of Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, James Kenneth (born c.1952) — also known as James K. Galbraith — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass.; Austin, Travis County, Tex. Born about 1952. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972; economist; university professor. Member, American Economic Association; Americans for Democratic Action. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of John Kenneth Galbraith and Catherine (Atwater) Galbraith; brother of Peter Woodard Galbraith (1950-).
  Political family: Galbraith family of Massachusetts and Vermont.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books by James K. Galbraith: Created Unequal : The Crisis in American Pay (1998) — Inequality and Industrial Change : A Global View (2001) — Balancing Acts : Technology, Finance, and the American Future (1989)
  Galbraith, John — of Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio. Postmaster at Steubenville, Ohio, 1802-14. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, John (1794-1860) — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Born in Huntingdon, Huntingdon County, Pa., August 2, 1794. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state legislature, 1830; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 25th District, 1833-37, 1839-41. Died in Erie, Erie County, Pa., June 15, 1860 (age 65 years, 318 days). Interment at Erie Cemetery, Erie, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Galbraith, John Kenneth (1908-2006) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Iona Station, Ontario, October 15, 1908. Democrat. Naturalized U.S. citizen; economist; university professor; U.S. Ambassador to India, 1961-63; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972. Scottish ancestry. Member, Americans for Democratic Action; American Economic Association; American Academy of Arts and Sciences; American Philosophical Society. Received the Medal of Freedom in 1946, and again in 2000. Died, of pneumonia, in Mt. Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., April 29, 2006 (age 97 years, 196 days). Interment at Indian Hill Cemetery, Middletown, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of William Archibald 'Archie' Galbraith and Catherine (Kendall) Galbraith; married, September 17, 1937, to Catherine 'Kitty' Atwater; father of Peter Woodard Galbraith (1950-) and James Kenneth Galbraith.
  Political family: Galbraith family of Massachusetts and Vermont.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books by John Kenneth Galbraith: Ambassador's Journal : A Personal Account of the Kennedy Years (1969) — The Affluent Society (1958) — The Great Crash : 1929 (1954) — A Short History of Financial Euphoria — Money : Whence it Came, Where it Went (1975) — A Tenured Professor (1990) — Name-Dropping : From FDR On (1999) — A Life In Our Times (1981) — The New Industrial State (1967)
  Books about John Kenneth Galbraith: Richard Parker, John Kenneth Galbraith : His Life, His Politics, His Economics
  Galbraith, Joseph, Sr. — Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, Mary Jane Moore (b. 1908) — also known as Mary Jane Galbraith; Mary Jane Moore; Mrs. Carl B. Galbraith — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Fayette City, Fayette County, Pa., December 7, 1908. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from West Virginia, 1944-52. Female. Methodist. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of George H. Moore and Irene (Vaughan) Moore; married, February 14, 1941, to Carl Bennett Galbraith (1903-1972).
  Galbraith, Peter Woodard (b. 1950) — also known as Peter W. Galbraith — of Townshend, Windham County, Vt. Born December 31, 1950. U.S. Ambassador to Croatia, 1993-98. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of John Kenneth Galbraith (1908-2006) and Catherine (Atwater) Galbraith; brother of James Kenneth Galbraith; married to Tone Bringa.
  Political family: Galbraith family of Massachusetts and Vermont.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Books by Peter W. Galbraith: The End of Iraq : How American Incompetence Created a War Without End (2006)
  Galbraith, R. M. — of Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Ark. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, Rex — of Apache, Caddo County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, Robert P. — of Rock Island, Rock Island County, Ill. Mayor of Rock Island, Ill., 1937-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, Samuel — U.S. Vice Consul in Antigua, as of 1897-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, Thomas — of Eatonville, Pierce County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, Thomas Jacob — also known as Thomas J. Galbraith — of Scott County, Minn. Member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 6th District, 1856; delegate to Minnesota state constitutional convention 6th District, 1857; member of Minnesota state senate 18th District, 1861. Died in Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo. Interment somewhere in Cheyenne, Wyo.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Galbraith, W. D. — of Hebron, Thayer County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, W. J. — of Arizona. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arizona at-large, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, Willard (b. 1906) — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., May 15, 1906. U.S. Vice Consul in Panama, 1930; Sao Paulo, 1931-33; Santos, 1932-33; Victoria, 1933; U.S. Consul in Mexico City, 1938-39; Batavia, 1939; Valencia, as of 1943. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, William — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Galbraith, William A. — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1860, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, William A. — Democrat. Jeffersonian candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, William H. — of Wapello County, Iowa. Delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention from Wapello County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, William J. (b. 1866) — of Calumet, Houghton County, Mich. Born in 1866. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Houghton County 1st District, 1903-08; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1904; Houghton County Prosecuting Attorney, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Galbraith, William Kerr — of Canonsburg, Washington County, Pa. Postmaster at Canonsburg, Pa., 1899-1901. Burial location unknown.


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